Taniqua Huguley, MA, Outreach Director, [email protected], 860-610-6040 x3514
Taniqua Huguley joined OCA as Outreach Director after completing a Fulbright Fellowship focusing on girls in the criminal justice system in Trinidad and Tobago. A native of New York City, Taniqua also has deep roots in Connecticut as the result of her time as an undergraduate, graduate student, and employee at Trinity College, where she completed a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and a Master of Arts in Public Policy. While studying at Trinity, Taniqua advised students, advanced multicultural recruitment initiatives, and participated in alumni relations. While working as a TRINsition Fellow in Trinity’s Office of the Dean of Students, Taniqua launched the Bantam Network to assist first-year students with their social and academic transition to college. For the last seven years she has coordinated and promoted events for the networking company Small Business Night Out (SBNO). Her experience also includes campaign organizing and work with the New York City Housing Authority. Taniqua serves as a governance board member for NaNa's Youth Learning Academy (NYLA) in New York City and Ida B. Wells Senior Apartments in Hartford.